Demographics and Statistics

Yorkton is a progressive and fast-growing community, continually welcoming new businesses, residents, and visitors. Throughout the past decade, the population of our city has been steadily increasing with a young workforce that will serve your workforce needs well into the future.


Yorkton's population has been growing at a steady rate of .55% per year from 2001 to 2016.

Total population 16,343 as of 2016

Projected population 25,000 by 2040

Yorkton became a city in 1928

Yorkton was founded in 1882